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string


String-valued discrete state set variables

Topics

This keyword is related to the topics:

Specification

Alias: none

Argument(s): INTEGER

Default: no discrete state set string variables

Required/Optional Description of Group Dakota Keyword Dakota Keyword Description
Optional elements_per_variable

Number of admissible elements for each set variable

Required elements

The permissible values for each discrete variable

Optional initial_state Initial values for the state variables
Optional descriptors

Labels for the variables

Description

Discrete state variables whose values come from a specified set of admissible strings. The details of how to specify this discrete variable are located on the discrete_variables page. See the state_variables page for details on the behavior of state variables. Each string element value must be quoted and may contain alphanumeric, dash, underscore, and colon. White space, quote characters, and backslash/metacharacters are not permitted.